into a sea of faces, Joani Tabor sings
for the Lord, forever embracing her motto,
"Nothing's Gonna Steal My Joy".
The impact on her listeners is unmistakable.
Joani, with bubbling personality, conveys
her enthusiastic faith in concert- and
it is powerful. Worship music has the
power to turn people to the heart of God
and draw them to Him. Joani Tabor is a
blessed individual who shares her voice
with the world- and the world responds.
She has witnessed over 30,000 decisions
for Christ in the past sixteen years and
has no intention of stopping there.
It's amazing, the movement of God through
music right now. Joani is at the forefront
of that movement, possessing the unique
ability to greatly inspire people through
her music. Joani is a communicator. Audiences
find her warm stage presence and unassuming
manner very refreshing. Joani combines
sincerity with excellence of presentation.
Her delightful, multi-styled mix of music
renews the hearts of listeners regardless
of their age. Joani's clear voice, which
covers an astonishing four octaves, has
been described as "intense vocal
artistry." She also plays the piano,
flute and organ.
of the Year" and "Gold Cross"
award-winning musical career
in Bluefield, West Virginia , Joani is
no stranger to tragedy. At age 11, her
childhood was suddenly interrupted when
her father passed away. She credits her
dad, a choir director, for her love of
music. A year later, when she became a
Christian, Joani says, "Christ became
my father." Joani is a pastor's wife.
Her husband, Dr. Glenn A. Tabor, Jr.,
prayerfully supports her ministry. The
couple lost a child, and again she found
comfort in Christ. That grace is truly
reflective of Joani's heart.
Joani quickly gained national recognition
with an impressive "Female Vocalist
of the Year" and Gold Cross award-winning
musical career. Her first professional
recording contract featured a national
release "Nothing's Gonna Steal My
Joy." The song charted nationally,
an amazing accomplishment for a release
from a new artist. It was the first of
many songs to chart on the national Christian
music charts. She has completed numerous
recording projects, a live video and recordings
of her seminar teachings. Her music has
received stellar reviews from national
Christian music magazines. Joani continues
to merit accolades.
Throughout her ministry, Joani has had
the opportunity to entertain presidents
and national leaders. Among those are
the Reverend Billy Graham, who says of
Joani, "The Lord has blessed you
with a remarkable musical gift. I am so
glad you are able to use it for His glory,"
Jim Nabors (Gomer Pyle), who says, "Joani,
my friend, it was great. I really enjoyed
your singing. Your music is excellent.
You are a very talented lady. Keep on
singing." And former First Lady,
Nancy Reagan, who says, "I send you
my warmest best wishes and good luck with
find her warm stage presence
and unassuming manner very refreshing
holds a Master of Theology degree. Besides
having taught voice, she speaks for colleges,
universities, retreats, conventions and
seminars. Joani has a passion for women's
conferences and retreats and focuses much
of her attention in those areas. She has
seen as many as three hundred respond
to Christ in a single invitation.
Joani says, "My life verse is 1 Peter
5:7, 'Let Him have all your worries and
cares, for He is always thinking about
you and watching everything that concerns
you.'" I have a clear call to follow
Jesus in ministry. My commitment to evangelism
Joani celebrates life through her music,
spreading her message of hope and encouragement.
Sharing Christ with others is what Joani
Tabor is all about.
the excitement! . . .